Veritas Obscura

A veritable cabinet of curiosities, collected and curated for your viewing pleasure.

Round Table: Pick Your Seven

V-Day: You’re being banished to an island with no means of communication. You’re allowed to bring 7 movies, songs and books each. What will be your choices? We’re assuming that there’s a Lost style bunker where you have everything you need for basic survival and can watch movies. DP: I was just falling asleep in my office. Finally something interesting to do!…


Nice night for a walk.

Roundtable: Christmas Songs

TIG: The right speaker on my headphones goes out now and then.  When it does I make an annoyed growl, that I recognize as Boris Karloff’s Frankenstein’s Monster.  The old Universal movies are something I remember watching frequently and with great relish with my mother as a child. Which made me think, again, of Boris Karloff singing, “You’re a Mean…



Uh, these aren’t real X-rays, are they?

Good question! We’ll check into that.